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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Head of Data Science make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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$147,968 / yrTotal Pay
$129,295 / yrBase Pay
$18,674 / yrAdditional Pay

$147,968

 / yr
$87K$308K
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The estimated total pay for a Head of Data Science is $147,968 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $129,295 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $18,674 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Google
4.5

Google

Head of Data Science

$143K

$221K

$142,538 - $220,679 Range

Bayer
4.1

Bayer

Head of Data Science

$157K

$202K

$157,233 - $201,515 Range

Greenlight Biosciences
4.4

Greenlight Biosciences

Head of Data Science

$155K

$168K

$154,791 - $168,423 Range

VEDA Data Solutions
4.4

VEDA Data Solutions

Head of Data Science

$169K

$188K

$169,118 - $187,629 Range

Sense360
5.0

Sense360

Head of Data Science
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$206K -$250K

$206K

$250K

$206,386 - $250,387 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

Head of Data Science

$251K

$275K

$250,959 - $274,976 Range

Dell Technologies
4.3

Dell Technologies

Head of Data Science

$207K

$228K

$207,293 - $227,745 Range

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Liberty Mutual Insurance
3.9

$260K

$280K

$260,188 - $279,887 Range

Wayfair
3.4

Wayfair

Head of Data Science

$181K

$196K

$180,574 - $196,136 Range

HSBC
3.8

HSBC

Head of Data Science

$193K

$209K

$192,773 - $208,581 Range

Roche
4.2

Roche

Head of Data Science

$188K

$202K

$188,073 - $201,594 Range

TBD
4.2

TBD

Head of Data Science

$227K

$245K

$227,434 - $245,111 Range

Coinbase
4.2

Coinbase

Head of Data Science

$286K

$311K

$286,179 - $311,184 Range

TracFone Wireless, Inc.
3.7

TracFone Wireless, Inc.

Head of Data Science

$318K

$344K

$317,936 - $343,815 Range

KeyPoint Government Solutions
2.0

KeyPoint Government Solutions

Head of Data Science
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$132K -$144K

$132K

$144K

$132,419 - $144,038 Range

Carbon Health
4.0

Carbon Health

Head of Data Science

$203K

$222K

$203,148 - $222,226 Range

Civis Analytics
3.3

Civis Analytics

Head of Data Science

$197K

$213K

$197,469 - $212,573 Range

Spring
3.9

Spring

Head of Data Science

$195K

$210K

$194,582 - $209,823 Range

Telefónica
4.0

Telefónica

Head of Data Science

$221K

$237K

$220,574 - $237,194 Range

Vungle
3.8

Vungle

Head of Data Science
About 

$212K -$230K

$212K

$230K

$212,438 - $230,431 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Head of Data Science in United States of America

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$300,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$130,000/yr
Stock Bonus$400,000/yr

11 days ago by a Head of Data Science with 10 to 14 years of experience

$175,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Head of Data Science with 1 to 3 years of experience

$205,460

/yrAvg Base Salary

119 days ago by a Head of Data Science with 7 to 9 years of experience

$128,365

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$35,000/yr

174 days ago by a Head of Data Science with 10 to 14 years of experience

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$180,263

/yrAvg Base Salary

201 days ago by a Head of Data Science with 4 to 6 years of experience

$237,046

/yrAvg Base Salary

218 days ago by a Head of Data Science with more than 15 years of experience

$177,695

/yrAvg Base Salary

244 days ago by a Head of Data Science with more than 15 years of experience

$194,662

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$40,000/yr

294 days ago by a Head of Data Science with 10 to 14 years of experience

$188,772

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$45,000/yr

313 days ago by a Head of Data Science with more than 15 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Head of Data Science salaries

The national average salary for a Head of Data Science is $187,720 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Head of Data Science salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 25 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Head of Data Science employees.

The highest salary for a Head of Data Science in United States is $267,207 per year.

The lowest salary for a Head of Data Science in United States is $131,879 per year.

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